Lovers of contemporary art will enjoy a visit to The Wit Gallery in downtown Lenox, MA. The popular art venue displays the work of over 50 artists in a variety of mediums, including paintings, photography, sculpture, glass work, and much more. Best of all, you can take it home with you!
Lenox, MA is less than ten minutes up the road from Applegate Inn and, like much of the Berkshires, loaded with things to see and do. Ventfort Hall, The Kripalu Center for Yoga, Edith Wharton’s The Mount, Pleasant Valley Sanctuary, Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum, and much more.
The Wit Gallery is one Lenox stop art and design fans will not want to miss. In our modern world of machine-made mass production, it’s nice to know that people are still working with their hands. Skilled artists and craftspeople creating one of a kind items with passion, patience, and attention to detail.
The Wit Gallery
The Wit Gallery has been a leading venue for contemporary art in the Berkshires since 1999. Visitors to the The Wit will discover a large, ever-changing collection of works created by both established and emerging artists. You never know what you’ll find there.
“Wit” is an acronym for “Wonders In Time,” and that is the gallery’s focus. Warm, hospitable works that transcend time. The art on display at the gallery is light-hearted and cutting edge. There are lots of surprises to be discovered, along with clever ideas to make you smile.
Best of all, all the art on display is for sale. How often have you walked through a gallery wishing you could take some of it home with you? At The Wit you can! Unique and beautiful, one of a kind gifts for friends, family, that special someone, or even just yourself.
The Wit Gallery is located at 27 Church Street in historic downtown Lenox. Nearby Lenox restaurants, shops, and other galleries will beckon, so be sure to set enough time to do some exploring.
Spend the day in lovely, historic Lenox, then it’s just a few minutes drive back to the comforts of your room at our Berkshires bed and breakfast, Applegate Inn. Make it back to the inn by 5pm and you’re just in time for our daily wine and cheese cocktail hour. The perfect end to a lovely day in the Berkshires!